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JEFFRION (Soundex J165) — See also DONOFRIO, FRIOU, JAFFARIAN, JEFFRE, JEFFRESS, JEFFREY, JEFFREYS, JEFFRIES, JEFFRIS, JOFFRION, RION.

  JEFFRION: See also Jeffrion L. Aubry


JEFFRIS (Soundex J162) — See also JEFFERIES, JEFFERIS, JEFFERS, JEFFRE, JEFFRESS, JEFFREY, JEFFREYS, JEFFRIES, JEFFRION.

  Jeffris, David B. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Postmaster at Huron, S.Dak., 1899. Burial location unknown.


JEFFUS (Soundex J120) — See also REFFUE, SEFFU, UJIFUSA.

  Jeffus, Larry — of Garland, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jeffus, Maggie See Margaret M. Jeffus
  Jeffus, Margaret M. — also known as Maggie Jeffus — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


JEFSEN (Soundex J125) — See also ALFSEN, BOTTOLFSEN, DETHIEFSEN, DITHLEFSEN, EDLEFSEN, JEPHSON, JEPSEN, TOLLEFSEN.

  Jefsen, William A. — of Ludington, Mason County, Mich. Mayor of Ludington, Mich., 1967. Still living as of 1967.


JEGHELIAN (Soundex J245) — See also BERGHEL, CAUGHELL, DEJAEGHER, DEVOGHELAERE, GABRELIAN, GALLEGHER, GIELEGHEM, KAPRIELIAN, KUPELIAN, LILJEGREN, MENEGHEL, MICHAELIAN, MIEGHEN, MIGHELL, OPHELIA, PARHELIA, VANDEWEGHE, VANISEGHEM.

  Jeghelian, Janet E. — of Westwood, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1998; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


JEHEIL (Soundex J400) — See also BOEHEIM, HEIL, JEHL, JEHLE, JEHLEN, UJHELYI, VONDEHEIDEN.

  JEHEIL: See also Jeheil Williams


JEHL (Soundex J400) — See also GEHL, JEHEIL, JEHLE, JEHLEN, JUHL, KEHL, SEHL.

  Jehl, John P. — of Voorhees, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Jersey state senate 6th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.


JEHLE (Soundex J400) — See also EHLE, JEHEIL, JEHL, JEHLEN.

  Jehle, Edward P. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 41st District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JEHLEN (Soundex J450) — See also EHLEN, GEHLEN, JALENE, JEHEIL, JEHL, JEHLE, JELEN, MOEHLENPAH, MUEHLENBECK, ZURMUEHLEN.

  Jehlen, Patricia D. — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state senate Second Middlesex District 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


JEION (Soundex J500) — See also DEIORIO, JEAN, JEANE, JEIPS, JEISEL, JENN, JENNE, JEUNE, JONNIE, LEION, SWEDENHJEIM, TEJEIRA.

  JEION: See also Jeion A. Ward


JEIPS (Soundex J120) — See also CEIPS, JEION, JEISEL, REIPS, SWEDENHJEIM, TEJEIRA.

  Jeips, Joso — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


JEISEL (Soundex J240) — See also GEISEL, JASAL, JASIEL, JASLOW, JEION, JEIPS, JESELLA, JESSEL, SWEDENHJEIM, TEJEIRA.

  Jeisel, John III — of Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio. Mayor of Delaware, Ohio, 1971-73. Still living as of 1973.


JEKIEL (Soundex J240) — See also EZEKIEL, GRAJEK, HOUTEKIER, HOUTTEKIER, HYJEK, JACKEL, JACKLEY, JAECKEL, JAECKLE, JAEKLE, JEKYLL, JERIEL, JOKELA, KARJEKER, KIEL.

  JEKIEL: See also Jekiel Weintraub


JEKYLL (Soundex J240) — See also GRAJEK, HYJEK, JACKEL, JACKLEY, JAECKEL, JAECKLE, JAEKLE, JEKIEL, JOKELA, KARJEKER, KYLLONEN.

  Jekyll, David T. — of Highmore, Hyde County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 51st District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.


JELATIS (Soundex J432) — See also GALATIS, PELATIAH.

  Jelatis, Vivienne — of Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


JELBERT (Soundex J416) — See also BERT, EDELBERT, ELBERT, ENGELBERT, ETHELBERTH, JALBERT, MELBERT.

  Jelbert, James D. — of Spearfish, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1957-60. Still living as of 1960.


JELEN (Soundex J450) — See also JEHLEN, JELIN, JELLIN, JILLIAN.

  Jelen, Frank A. — of Nebraska. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nebraska 2nd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JELICH (Soundex J420) — See also DELICH, FROELICH, GMELICH, GUELICH, HIMELICH, JELIN, JELINEK, JELKE, JELLIK, JILKA, JILLICH, LICH, MELICH, MELICHAR, MIHELICH, ROJELIO, VUKELICH.

  JELICH: See also Frank Thomas Perlich


JELIN (Soundex J450) — See also JELEN, JELICH, JELIN-ISENBERG, JELINEK, JELLIN, JESLIN, JILLIAN, JOLIN, ROJELIO, SELIN.

  JELIN: See also Alice Jelin-Isenberg
  Jelin, Martin — of South Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


JELIN-ISENBERG (Soundex J452) — See also ISENBERG, JELIN.

  Jelin-Isenberg, Alice — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


JELINEK (Soundex J452) — See also JELICH, JELIN, JELONEK, LINEKIN, ROJELIO.

  Jelinek, John P. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 35, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jelinek, Ron (b. 1945) — of Three Oaks, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Berrien County, Mich., November 18, 1945. Republican. Farmer; school teacher; member of Michigan state house of representatives 78th District, 1997-. Member, Farm Bureau. Still living as of 2001.


JELKE (Soundex J420) — See also JELICH, JELKS, JELLIK, JILKA, JILLICH.

  Jelke, Ferdinand, Jr. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Common pleas court judge in Ohio 1st District, 1897; circuit judge in Ohio 1st Circuit, 1901-07. Burial location unknown.


JELKS (Soundex J420) — See also JELKE.

  Jelks, Godfrey — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 19th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jelks, J. T. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Arkansas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
William D. Jelks Jelks, William Dorsey (1855-1931) — also known as William D. Jelks — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Russell County, Ala., November 7, 1855. Democrat. Newspaper editor; member of Alabama state senate, 1890; Governor of Alabama, 1900, 1901-04, 1905-07; president, Protective Life Insurance Co.; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1912; member of Democratic National Committee from Alabama, 1912-16. Died in Eufaula, Barbour County, Ala., December 13, 1931 (age 76 years, 36 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Eufaula, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph William Dorsey Jelks (1819-1862) and Jane Goodrum (Frazer) Jelks (1831-1896); married, June 7, 1883, to Alice Keitt Shorter (1864-1945; niece of John Gill Shorter (1818-1872) and Eli Sims Shorter).
  Political family: Shorter family of Eufaula, Alabama.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1902


JELLEMA (Soundex J450) — See also ALLEMAN, DALLEMAND, DESELLEM, ELLEM, ELLEMS, HELLEMS, HILLEMANN, HOLLEMAN, JAMELE, JELLERSON, JELLES, KELLEMS, MELLEM, MILLEMAN, OLLEMAN, TILLEMAN, TILLEMANN, WOLLEMAN.

  Jellema, Gerrit — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 12th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jellema, Jon (b. 1943) — of Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Mich. Born in 1943. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 89th District, 1995-. Still living as of 1998.


JELLERSON (Soundex J462) — See also FELLERS, GELLERSTEDT, HELLERSTEIN, JELLEMA, JELLES, RAMLERSON, RAULERSON, SELLERS.

  Jellerson, Marian Bradbury — also known as Marian B. Jellerson; Marian P. Bradbury — of Norway, Oxford County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine Republican State Committee, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 7, 1919, to Stephen Oakes Jellerson.


JELLES (Soundex J420) — See also ELLES, JELLEMA, JELLERSON, JELLIS, JESSEL, JILES, JOLLS, JULIS, JULISSA, JULIUS, JYLES.

  JELLES: See also Jelles Fonda


JELLIFF (Soundex J410) — See also BAILLIFF, ELLIFF, ELLIFRITS, ELLIFRITTS, ELLIFSON, JELLIFFE, JELLIK, JELLIN, JELLIS, JELLISON, JOLLIFF, JOLLIFFE, KJELLIN, LIFF, OLLIFFE, RULLIFFSON.

  Jelliff, Fred R. See Frederick Reuben Jelliff
  Jelliff, Frederick Reuben (1854-1936) — also known as Fred R. Jelliff — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Born in Whitesboro, Oneida County, N.Y., September 25, 1854. Republican. Newspaper editor; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1904. Died in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., September 17, 1936 (age 81 years, 358 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Galesburg, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Fletcher Gould Jelliff (1823-1902) and Mary White (Wilcox) Jelliff (1824-1903); married, February 25, 1897, to Lillie C. Bassler (1860-1944).


JELLIFFE (Soundex J410) — See also BAILLIFF, ELLIFF, ELLIFRITS, ELLIFRITTS, ELLIFSON, JELLIFF, JELLIK, JELLIN, JELLIS, JELLISON, JOLLIFF, JOLLIFFE, KJELLIN, OLLIFFE, RULLIFFSON.

  Jelliffe, Hiram — of Saugatuck, Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Saugatuck, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.


JELLIK (Soundex J420) — See also JELICH, JELKE, JELLIFF, JELLIFFE, JELLIN, JELLIS, JELLISON, JILKA, JILLICH, KJELLIN, SELLIKEN, WELLIK.

  Jellik, Charles, Jr. — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 2nd District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JELLIN (Soundex J450) — See also ELLIN, JELEN, JELIN, JELLIFF, JELLIFFE, JELLIK, JELLIS, JELLISON, JILLIAN, KJELLIN.

  Jellin, Samuel — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1907. Burial location unknown.


JELLIS (Soundex J420) — See also ELLIS, GELLIS, JELLES, JELLIFF, JELLIFFE, JELLIK, JELLIN, JELLISON, JILES, JOLLS, JULIS, JULISSA, JULIUS, JYLES, KELLIS, KJELLIN.

  JELLIS: See also Jellis A. Fonda


JELLISON (Soundex J425) — See also ELLISON, ISON, JELLIFF, JELLIFFE, JELLIK, JELLIN, JELLIS, JILLSON, JILSON, JOELSON, JUELSON, JUULSON, KELLISON, KJELLIN.

  Jellison, Charles A. (1894-1963) — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in 1894. Republican. Acting postmaster at Bangor, Maine, 1960-63. Died in 1963 (age about 69 years). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Bangor, Maine.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jellison, Margaret T. — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948, 1956. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JELLO (Soundex J400) — See also AJELLO, JALLO, KELLO.

  Jello: See Arthur O. Martin


JELONEK (Soundex J452) — See also HEVELONE, JELINEK, KELONE, MELONE, MELONEY, PONEK, SLONEKER, STONEKING.

  Jelonek, Sue — of Richmond, Contra Costa County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


JELSEMA (Soundex J425) — See also FJELSTAD, SELSEMEYER, VANDALSEM.

  Jelsema, Jack R. — of Wyoming, Kent County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Wyoming, Mich., 1977. Still living as of 1977.


JELT (Soundex J430) — See also GELT, GIOLITTO, GIULIETTI, HJELTE, JALETTE, JELTEMA, JILOTY, JOLIET, JULITA, ZELT.

  JELT: See also Jelt Sietsema


JELTEMA (Soundex J435) — See also ALTEMANN, ALTEMEIER, ALTEMOSE, ALTEMUS, HJELTE, JELT, MILTEMON, WALTEMADE.

  Jeltema, Wesley G. — of Delta Township, Eaton County, Mich. Supervisor of Delta Township, Michigan, 1969. Still living as of 1969.


JEMBROOK (Soundex J516) — See also BROOK, DEMBROW, DEMBROWSKI, PEMBROKE, ROOK, TIMBROOK.

  Jembrook, Donna — of St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


JEMILIO (Soundex J540) — See also EMILIA, EMILIANO, EMILIE, EMILIENNE, EMILIUS, JAMILA, JAMILAH, JEMIMA, JEMISON, MILIO, POMILIO, VERMILION.

  Jemilio, Richard S. — of Chicago Heights, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


JEMIMA (Soundex J550) — See also BENJAMIM, JEMILIO, JEMISON, MIMI, MIMMS, MIMS, TOOMIM.

  JEMIMA: See also Jemima E. Best


JEMISON (Soundex J525) — See also EMISON, GALAMISON, HARMISON, ISON, JAMESON, JAMIESON, JAMISON, JEMILIO, JEMIMA, JENISON, JIMASON, JIMISON, LAMISON, MISOON.

  Jemison, John C. — of Suspension, Bullock County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Jemison, Robert, Jr. (1802-1871) — of Alabama. Born in Lincoln County, Ga., September 17, 1802. Member of Alabama state legislature, 1837-63; delegate to Alabama secession convention, 1861; Senator from Alabama in the Confederate Congress, 1863-65. Died in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala., October 16, 1871 (age 69 years, 29 days). Interment in private or family graveyard.


JEMMOTT (Soundex J530) — See also JIMETTA, LAMMOT, MOTT.

  Jemmott, Marion E. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 9th District, 1954, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


JENA (Soundex J500) — See also AJENAI, GENA, JANA, JANE, JANEE, JEAN, JENARO, JENNA, JONA, SENA, ZENA.

  JENA: See also Jena Beth Arms — Jena Perez


JENARO (Soundex J560) — See also AJENAI, DENARO, GENARO, GINERY, JANUARY, JANURA, JENA.

  JENARO: See also Jenaro de Membiela y Porto — Jenaro Gautier — Jenaro Valdez


JENCIE (Soundex J520) — See also JANCO, JANCZY, JENCKES, JENCKS, JUNKO.

  JENCIE: See also Mrs. Jencie Jeter


JENCKES (Soundex J522) — See also BENCKENSTEIN, FRAENCKEL, FRENCKELL, HENCKEL, HENCKEN, JANCSO, JENCIE, JENCKS, JENKS, JINKS, KROENCKE.

  JENCKES: See also Ebenezer Jenckes Penniman
  Jenckes, Edwin T. — of St. Johns County, Fla. Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from St. Johns County, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Jenckes, Frederick L. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Jenckes, Joseph S. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Phoenix, Ariz., 1934-36. Burial location unknown.
  Jenckes, Thomas Allen (1818-1875) — of Rhode Island. Born in Rhode Island, 1818. Republican. Member of Rhode Island state legislature, 1850; U.S. Representative from Rhode Island 1st District, 1863-71. Died in 1875 (age about 57 years). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jenckes, Virginia Ellis (1877-1975) — also known as Virginia E. Jenckes; Virginia Ellis Somes — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Born in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., November 6, 1877. Democrat. Farmer; U.S. Representative from Indiana 6th District, 1933-39. Female. Episcopalian. Died in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., January 9, 1975 (age 97 years, 64 days). Interment at Highland Lawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Ellis Somes and Mary (Oliver) Somes; married, February 22, 1912, to Ray Green Jenckes.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jenckes, Waldo N. — of Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.


JENCKS (Soundex J520) — See also FRANCKS, HINCKS, HINCKSON, JANCSO, JENCIE, JENCKES, JENKS, JINKS.

  JENCKS: See also James Jencks Jakway
  Jencks, Daniel — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1747-48. Burial location unknown.
  Jencks, George — of Danielsonville (now Danielson), Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Danielsonville, Connecticut, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Jencks, Joseph, Jr. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1698-99, 1707, 1708. Burial location unknown.
  Jencks, Joseph S., Jr. — of Arizona. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona at-large, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JENDAYI (Soundex J530) — See also CONDAYAN, JANDA, JENDRO, JONDA, JUNDA, KALAYIL, LINDAY, LUNDAY, MONDAY, MUNDAY, PEPUKAYI, SUNDAY.

  JENDAYI: See also Jendayi Elizabeth Frazer


JENDRO (Soundex J536) — See also ABENDROTH, BENDROSS, GENDRON, JANDREAU, JANDREY, JENDAYI, JORDEN, PENDRO, SVENDROWSKI, VENDROUX.

  Jendro, Margaret See Pegge Begich


JENELLA (Soundex J540) — See also BRUDENELL, CABENELLAS, GENELLE, GIANELLA, GIANNELLI, GRENELL, JALENE, JANELLA, JANELLE, JANNELLI, JENEMA, JENERETTE, JENESKE, JOJENE, MCENELLY, NELLA, PENELLO, QUENELLE, RENELLE.

  JENELLA: See also Jenella Mae Smith


JENEMA (Soundex J550) — See also BRENEMAN, HENEMAN, IRENEMAREE, JENELLA, JENERETTE, JENESKE, JOJENE, KOENEMAN, SCHOENEMAN, SCHUENEMANN, SHENEMAN, THIENEMAN, VENEMAN.

  Jenema, Mark (1896-1980) — of Falmouth, Missaukee County, Mich. Born in Missaukee County, Mich., June 15, 1896. Republican. School teacher; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1939-48 (Antrim District 1939-44, Osceola District 1945-48); defeated in primary, 1948 (Osceola District), 1954 (Arenac District); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944; chair of Missaukee County Republican Party, 1950; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 27th District, 1950; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 27th Senatorial District, 1961. Died in 1980 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1916 to Elizabeth Van Haitsma.


JENERETTE (Soundex J563) — See also AVERETTE, CHOINERE, GINARTE, GUNNERE, HENEREY, JEANNERETTE, JENELLA, JENEMA, JENESKE, JENNERETTE, JENRETTE, JOJENE, JUNART, LEVERETTE, LOVERETTE, MENEREY, MIGNEREY, NERE, NEREIDA, NEREIM, NEREY.

  JENERETTE: See also William Bryant Cooper


JENESKE (Soundex J520) — See also ESKE, GENESKI, JANACEK, JANEZICH, JANOSIK, JANOSKI, JANOUSEK, JANOWSKI, JENELLA, JENEMA, JENERETTE, JOJENE, KORNESKI, ONESKY.

  Jeneske, Joseph — of Hammond, Lake County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968 (alternate), 1972. Still living as of 1972.


JENIFER (Soundex J516) — See also GENNIFER, HENIFIN, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISE, JENISON, JENIVER, JENNIFFER, KENIFICK, KNIFE, MENIFEE, MENIFIELD, STANIFER.

  JENIFER: See also Jenifer Broadbent — Jenifer Loon — Jenifer Russo — Michael Jenifer Stone
  Jenifer, Daniel (1791-1855) — of Allens Fresh, Charles County, Md. Born in Charles County, Md., April 15, 1791. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1817-19, 1829-30; U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1831-33, 1835-41 (1st District 1831-33, 7th District 1835-41); U.S. Minister to Austria, 1841-45; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1850. Died near Port Tobacco, Charles County, Md., December 18, 1855 (age 64 years, 247 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Charles County, Md.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of John Campbell (1765-1828); nephew of Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer.
  Political family: Jenifer family of Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Jenifer, Daniel of St. Thomas (1723-1790) — of Maryland. Born in Charles County, Md., 1723. Member of Maryland state senate, 1777-81; Delegate to Continental Congress from Maryland, 1778-82; candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1782, 1785; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., November 16, 1790 (age about 67 years). Interment a private or family graveyard, Charles County, Md.
  Relatives: Uncle of Daniel Jenifer (1791-1855).
  Political family: Jenifer family of Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


JENIFFER (Soundex J516) — See also CUNIFFE, HENIFIN, JENIFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISE, JENISON, JENIVER, JENNIFFER, KENIFICK, KNIFFEN, MENIFEE, MENIFIELD, NIFFENEGGER, SNIFFEN.

  JENIFFER: See also Jeniffer Rodriguez


JENIKER (Soundex J526) — See also CERKVENIK, CERVENIK, DOMIENIK, FLENIKEN, FLENNIKEN, GENIK, HOUNIKEN, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISE, JENISON, JENIVER, JONKER, JUNKER, KRENIK, MELNIKER, NIKE, NIKELA, NIKEMA, OLANIKE, OLENIK.

  Jeniker, Barbara — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


JENINGS (Soundex J552) — See also INGS, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENIS, JENISE, JENISON, JENIVER, JENNINGS, SWENINGSON.

  JENINGS: See also Edmund Jenings Randolph


JENIS (Soundex J520) — See also GENIS, GINES, JANIS, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENISE, JENISON, JENIVER, JENNES, JENNESS, JEYNES, JUNIS, ZENIS.

  Jenis, Dorothy — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


JENISE (Soundex J520) — See also DENISE, GENISE, GINES, JANISE, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISON, JENIVER, JENNES, JENNESS, JENSE, JEYNES.

  JENISE: See also Jenise Borrasso


JENISON (Soundex J525) — See also DENISON, ISON, JEMISON, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISE, JENIVER, JENNESON, JENNISON, JENSON, JONASSEN, JONASSON, KENISON, RENISON.

  JENISON: See also Jenison G. Ward
  Jenison, A. J. — of Harvard, Clay County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Jenison, Edward Halsey (1907-1996) — also known as Edward H. Jenison — of Paris, Edgar County, Ill. Born in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis., July 27, 1907. Republican. Newspaper editor; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1947-53 (18th District 1947-49, 23rd District 1949-53); defeated, 1952, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956, 1968 (alternate). Methodist. Member, American Legion; Sigma Delta Chi; Freemasons; Elks. Died June 22, 1996 (age 88 years, 331 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Manley Jenison and Laura (Hinsey) Jenison; married, September 14, 1929, to Barbara E. Weinburgh.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jenison, Henry H. (b. 1842) — of Michigan. Born in 1842. Member of Michigan state senate 14th District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Jenison, Luman — of Jenison, Ottawa County, Mich. Postmaster at Jenison, Mich., 1891. Burial location unknown.
Silas H. Jenison Jenison, Silas Hemenway (1791-1849) — also known as Silas H. Jenison — of Shoreham, Addison County, Vt. Born in Shoreham, Addison County, Vt., May 17, 1791. Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1835-36; Governor of Vermont, 1835-41; probate judge in Vermont, 1842-47. Died in Shoreham, Addison County, Vt., September 30, 1849 (age 58 years, 136 days). Interment at Jenison Cemetery, Shoreham, Vt.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Men of Vermont (1894)
  Jenison, William F. — of Clinton County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Clinton County 1st District, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.


JENIVER (Soundex J516) — See also DENIVERNAIS, JANVIER, JENIFER, JENIFFER, JENIKER, JENINGS, JENIS, JENISE, JENISON, NIVER, NIVERT, SREENIVASA, UNIVERSITY.

  JENIVER: See also Jeniver J. Jones


JENKIN (Soundex J525) — See also ENKING, GIANCONIA, HENKIN, HENKING, HENKINS, JENKINS, JENKINSON, JENKS, JOHNICAN, JUNKEN, JUNKIN, TENKIN.

  JENKIN: See also Jenkin James — Jenkin Jones — Jenkin Whiteside
  Jenkin, Jimmie L. — of Ishpeming, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Ishpeming, Mich.; elected 1965. Still living as of 1965.


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